File Extension Library

.PXL File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .PXL file?

.PXL file extension is created by Microsoft. .PXL has been classified as Data Files. The format of .PXL file is Binary.

.PXL is Pocket Excel File

File created by Pocket Excel, a spreadsheet program used on Pocket PC mobile devices; contains data stored as a grid of rows and columns; can be converted into an Excel .XLS file.

PXL files can also be exported to XLS files in Pocket Excel by using the "Word 97/2000" type in the Save As... menu. Older versions of Microsoft ActiveSync can also convert PXL files to XLS files.

List of all softwares that can open the Pocket Excel File
Microsoft ActiveSync
Planamesa NeoOffice

How to Open .PXL file on different platforms

Open .PXL File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PXL
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PXL file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PXL files" Press "Ok"

Open .PXL File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PXL file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .PXL File on Linux

Right click on the .PXL file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PXL File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PXL file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .PXL File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .PXL files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PXL files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PXL files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PXL file format
  2. You need to check the .PXL file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)